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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Mar·di Gras /ˈmɑrdiˌgrɑ, ||ˌgrɔ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mar·di gras n.
 1. The last day of Carnival; the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday (the beginning of Lent and fasting); Shrove Tuesday; -- in some cities a great day of carnival and merrymaking; in the United States it is especially associated with New Orleans.
 Syn: -- pancake day.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Mardi Gras
      n 1: the last day before Lent [syn: Shrove Tuesday, pancake
      2: the pre-Lenten festival of Shrove Tuesday [syn: Fat Tuesday]